Polls Agency Form Team to Hear Party Disputes

[Nation] The electoral commission has established a committee to hear disputes arising from the recent political party primaries that were characterised by chaos and widespread claims of rigging.

[Nation] The electoral commission has established a committee to hear disputes arising from the recent political party primaries that were characterised by chaos and widespread claims of rigging.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Police Chief to Visit Violence-Hit Districts

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Inspector General of Police, Mr Simon Siro, will tour Rufiji and Kibiti districts, areas that have been hit by a series of killings which targets local leaders and the police.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Inspector General of Police, Mr Simon Siro, will tour Rufiji and Kibiti districts, areas that have been hit by a series of killings which targets local leaders and the police.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Most Osinbajo’s Aides Are Muslims, Presidency Says, Refutes Nepotism Allegation

[Premium Times] The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Legal Matters, Bilkisu Saidu, has dismissed recent comments credited to a faceless Social Media contributor using the name Ismaila Farouk from Zamfara State about appointments made b…

[Premium Times] The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Legal Matters, Bilkisu Saidu, has dismissed recent comments credited to a faceless Social Media contributor using the name Ismaila Farouk from Zamfara State about appointments made by Acting President Yemi Osinbaj into some federal agencies and the ones done in the office of the Vice President.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Taxes On Cooking Gas High – Vivo Energy CEO

[Monitor] Kampala -Vivo Energy’s new chief executive officer (CEO) has decried the high taxes on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) as being responsible for keeping the costs up leading to low uptake.

[Monitor] Kampala -Vivo Energy's new chief executive officer (CEO) has decried the high taxes on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) as being responsible for keeping the costs up leading to low uptake.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Contingent Join As Goal-Shy Cranes Shift Focus to Senegal Friendly

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda coach Micho Sredojevic will have one more critical look at his team against Senegal in Dakar tonight after the Cranes fired blanks in a friendly with hosts Ethiopia on Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda coach Micho Sredojevic will have one more critical look at his team against Senegal in Dakar tonight after the Cranes fired blanks in a friendly with hosts Ethiopia on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

MPs Tell Lokodo to Focus On Bigger Things Than Makerere Student

[Monitor] Satire. In a week that some MPs were showed the exit from Parliament by the Court of Appeal, the race for the Kyadondo East County MP seat just got started, and it surely got space in the MPs’ WhatsApp chat group.

[Monitor] Satire. In a week that some MPs were showed the exit from Parliament by the Court of Appeal, the race for the Kyadondo East County MP seat just got started, and it surely got space in the MPs' WhatsApp chat group.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Time Ripe to Rethink Local League Calendar

[Nation] The Sportspesa Premier League has taken a break and will resume on June 17. The mid-season break is much shorter this time round and so far only 13 rounds of matches have been played.

[Nation] The Sportspesa Premier League has taken a break and will resume on June 17. The mid-season break is much shorter this time round and so far only 13 rounds of matches have been played.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tempers Flare As First Session of 10th Parliament Comes to a Close

[Monitor] The Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) was enacted to streamline the budgeting process, but it seems to have made the budgeting process more difficult even for legislators who are expected to have every bit of the law by the fingertips.

[Monitor] The Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) was enacted to streamline the budgeting process, but it seems to have made the budgeting process more difficult even for legislators who are expected to have every bit of the law by the fingertips.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Federations Call for Tax Exemption on Sports Gear

[New Times] Local sports federations/associations have called on the National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC) and the Ministry of Sports to push for a tax relief on sports equipment that come into the country.

[New Times] Local sports federations/associations have called on the National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC) and the Ministry of Sports to push for a tax relief on sports equipment that come into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Lesotho Probes Soldiers’ Presence Near Polling Stations

[Al Jazeera] Election officials in the mountain kingdom of Lesotho said on Sunday they were investigating why armed soldiers were deployed at many polling stations in Saturday’s election.

[Al Jazeera] Election officials in the mountain kingdom of Lesotho said on Sunday they were investigating why armed soldiers were deployed at many polling stations in Saturday's election.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho